Description: Pin Oaks are a deciduous tree that grows at a fast rate. It produces small greenish/yellow catkins in the spring. The plant prefers medium loamy and heavy, clay soils. The plant prefers acid, neutral and basic (alkaline) soils. It can grow in semi-shade or full sun. It requires moist, well-drained soil. The tree can even tolerate strong winds.
Common Name: Pin Oak
Scientific Name: Quercus palustris
Type: Deciduous, Tree
Exposure: Full Sun
Size: 60-70′ height, 20-45′ spread
Summer Foliage Color: Green
Fall Foliage Color: Red/Bronze
Bloom Color: Yellow/Green Catkins
Bloom Period: Spring
Landscape Use: Accent, Mass Planting, Screening, Woodland Border
Zone: 4 – 8
Growth Rate: Fast
Companion Plants: Magnolia, Sumac. Stop by and visit our garden center and nursery to talk with our staff about other plants in stock.
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